Uncategorized

The Goals


Academic: (3/17)
1. Read 51 fiction books.
2. Read 21 non-fiction books.(6/21)
3. Read 21 longish poetic works. (4/21)
4. Read 11 graphic novels. (2/11)
5. Read all plays by Shakespeare. (5/37)
6. Read speeches of 21 Nobel Laureates of Literature. (4/21)
7. Read the history of 1 country per continent. (0/5)
8. Read 11 biographies or autobiographies. (0/11)
9. Re-read 21 books.(6/21)
10. Study 11 visual artists. (3/11)
11. Compile all BA and MA notes.
12. Publish a travel article on Okinawa.
13. Publish a paper in an academic journal.
14. Read a paper at a conference/seminar.
15. Enroll in a PhD programme.
16. Clear the NET.
17. Learn 101 Japanese Kanjis.

Body: (1/11)
18. Dye hair a strange colour.
19. Shave hair off head.
20. Get a tattoo.
21. Lose 11 kilos.
22. Get another piercing.
23. Wake up before 8am for a month straight.
24. Practice yoga at least 3 times a week for a month.
25. Learn to do basic Tai Chi exercises.
26. Get a Facial, and a ManiPedi.
27. Exercise everyday for a month.
28. .

Creativity: (4/10)
29. Fold 1001 paper cranes
30. Recycle old floppy disks into something useful.
31. Design & stitch a handbag.
32. Do the Bingata.
33. Make a bonsai.
34. Make something with paper-mache.
35. Make a collage and frame it.
36. Make a cloth organizer for my purse.
37. Make a wind chime.
38. Make a patchwork quilt/rug.

Good Deeds: (0/3)
39. Present someone with a bouquet for no reason.
40. Volunteer at an animal shelter
41. Plant 11 trees.

Just For Fun: (15/24)
42. Attempt to solve a cryptic crossword.
43. Get soaked in the rain.
44. Learn how to play go.
45. Learn how to play backgammon.
46. Paraglide!
47. Go watch a movie alone at a cinema hall.
48. Bungee Jump!
49. Go White Water Rafting!
50. Climb Mt. Fuji/a mountain.
51. Make margarittas at home.
52. Go to a club in Delhi.
53.
54. Sleep under the stars.
55. Go ice-skating!
56. Take a hike in the mountains.
57. Watch a sunrise.
58. Spend overnight on a boat.
59. Give a secret valentine.
60. Walk on mountain snow.
61. Walk on desert sand.

62. Learn to identify the flags of at least 51 countries of the world.
63. Take a boat ride.
64. Go watch a theatrical play.
65. Swim in the ocean.

Movies/Music/Entertainment: (6/10)
66. Go see a sports match – live, not on TV.
67. Watch 51 noteworthy movies.
68. Watch 11 documentaries.
69. Watch all Best Picture Oscar nominees before the awards.
70. Listen to the entire discography of 11 new artists.
71. Go a week without TV straight.
72. Go a week without playing any game on electronic device.
73. Attend a real rock show.
74. Attend a jazz concert.
75. Attend a classical Indian music concert.

Photography: (0/5)
76. Do a Project 365.
77. Take 101 pictures of Life in Delhi.
78. Collate 101 pictures of Life in Japan.
79. Make a list of 21 things to take pictures of before a month starts, and click away.
80. Scan and upload photos of the past on Picasaweb.

Shopaholic: (2/4)
81. Buy a good camera.
82. Buy an iPhone.
83. Buy a good ebook reader/tablet.
84. Buy my own domain.

Tastebuds: (4/6)
85. Try 11 new recipes.
86. Bake a cake.
87. Bake cookies.
88. Eat only watermelon for a whole day.
89. Go without eating ice cream for a month straight.
90. Go without eating chocolate (in any form) for a fortnight straight.

Wanderlust: (4/6)
91. Go on a trip abroad.
92. Go on a random trip.
93. Go on a road trip.
94. Go somewhere new in India.
95. Try geocaching.
96. Visit Okinawa again.

Miscellaneous: (0/5)
97. Scan and upload all important documents to a secure online location.
98. Get an international driving license.
99. Make an FD of savings from last list.
100. Put Rs. 11 in a piggy bank for 1001 days.
101. Make a new 101 list.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s